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Sommer Bros. Float in 1947 Corn Bowl Parade
Sommer Bros. Float in 1947 Corn Bowl Parade
Resource Typeimage
TitleSommer Bros. Float in 1947 Corn Bowl Parade
Coverage / Year1947
DescriptionA Sommer Bros. Seed Co. float travels in the 1947 Corn Bowl parade.
InterpretationA parade was held in anticipation of the Corn Bowl, a football game held on Thanksgiving between North Central College and Southern Illinois University.
Lesson Plans / ThemesHow we learn about communities; Communities and Geography; American Communities in History
Learning Standards15 Economics; 16 History; 18 Social systems
Author or CreatorMcLean County Historical Society, Bloomington, Ill.
Other ContributorsWalters, William D, Jr., 1942-
Source'The Heart of the Cornbelt: An Illustrated History of Corn Farming in McLean County,' by William D. Walters Jr.; ISBN 0-943788-15-3 (1997)
Subject / KeywordsMcLean County, Illinois; Corn; Floats (Parades); Parades & processions; Football
Collection PublisherMcLean County Museum of History
Further InformationFor any further information related to this record, please contact the Collection Publisher. See for more information about this project.
Rights Management Statement
Resource Identifiermch0319; IL MCLEAN AGR WAL - Figure 6:12, p. 84
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